Safer Arizona Cannabis Legalization Call To Action

Hello friends,

The Safer Arizona Cannabis Legalization Act initiative has been filed and we need 160,000 signatures to get it on the ballot for the 2018 election.

If you believe cannabis should be legal, help us make it happen.

PICKING UP PETITIONS

There are 3 ways to get petitions

1.) We mail you petitions (which takes up to 4 weeks)

2.) Pick up petitions in person at the closest Volunteer Meeting

    • Click the markers on this map to reveal meeting details https://goo.gl/jhcxXY
    • Meeting details are also listed below

3.) Print your own petitions

You can return your petitions to any of the volunteer meetings or you can mail them to this address P.O. Box 4541, Mesa, AZ, 85211

VOLUNTEER POSITIONS

From the Armchair

    • Ask your friends to join our campaign
    • Watch our live videos, share the stream, and like like like
    • Like our FB page and invite your friends
    • Mark that you are interested on our Volunteer Meetings events

Volunteer Integration

    • Call and process volunteers
    • Explain volunteering positions available
    • Set them up with petitions

General Volunteer

    • Collects signatures

County Coordinator

Fixed Locations Manager

Fundraising Officer

    • Coordinate events for Safer Arizona
    • Seek out donors

Political Officer

    • Someone that can lobby our legislators

Second Shipping Officer

    • Send out petitions to volunteers who cannot attend volunteer meetings

BECOME A NOTARY

Every petition must be notarized, so we need people to sign up as notaries.

Training video https://youtu.be/wvdzR-Iu7Tk

AZSOS https://www.azsos.gov/

Notary Bond Agency http://www.notarybondagency.com/

PARTICIPATING ON FACEBOOK

You may have heard the news, the Safer Arizona Facebook page with 24,000 likes was unpublished along with several other activist pages.

Please like & share the new Safer Arizona Facebook page

https://www.facebook.com/SaferArizona2018/

Join the Safer Arizona state group 

https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferArizonaCommunity/events/

If you sign up as a County Coordinators, join this group

https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferArizonaCountyCoordinators/

If you sign up as a Fixed Locations Manager, join this group

https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferArizonaFixedLocationsManagers/

If you sign up as a volunteer integration caller, join this group

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1570848003217472/

JOIN YOUR LOCAL SAFER COUNTY FACEBOOK GROUP

We have Facebook groups organized by county so you can easily find other volunteers in your area to team up with.

Apache https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferApacheCounty/

Cochise https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferCochiseCounty/

Coconino https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferCoconinoCounty/

Gila https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferGilaCounty/

Graham https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferGrahamCounty/

Greenlee https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferGreenleeCounty/

La Paz https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferLaPazCounty/

Maricopa https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferMaricopaCounty/

Mohave https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferMohaveCounty/

Navajo https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferNavajoCounty/

Pima https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferPimaCounty/

Pinal https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferPinalCounty/

Santa Cruz https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferSantaCruzCounty/

Yavapi https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferYavapaiCounty/

Yuma https://www.facebook.com/groups/SaferYumaCounty/

SAFER ARIZONA VOLUNTEER MEETINGS

Apache Junction Volunteer Meeting

Hosted by Josh Cronin on the 2nd and 4th Saturday 3:20-4:20 PM

Independent Wellness Center 1000 Apache Trail #108, Apache Junction, AZ 85120

 

Glendale Volunteer Meeting

Hosted by Megan Jonas every Sunday at 2PM

Cheba Hut Glendale 5925 W Olive Ave, Glendale, AZ 85302

 

Mesa Volunteer Meeting

Hosted by Alex Gentry & David Wisniewski every Sunday at 4-5PM

Cheba Hut Mesa 1710 W Southern Ave, Mesa, Arizona 85202

 

Show Low Volunteer Meeting

Hosted by John Acosta every Sunday at 3PM

10 W Old Linden Rd, Show Low, Az 85901

 

Tucson Volunteer Meeting

Hosted by Robert Clark every Wednesday at 7PM

420 Social Club 643 N 4th Ave, Tucson, AZ 85705

 

INITIATIVE HIGHLIGHTS 

Repeals Prohibition

  • Makes cannabis legal to use, grow, and sell
  • Legalizes industrial hemp

Post-Conviction Relief and Expungement

  • Allows people who are convicted of a cannabis crime to request to be re-sentenced under the new law
  • Allows people who have already served their sentence to request to have the crime expunged from their record

Job Creation

  • Gives equal rights to businesses, small growers, and individuals
  • Does not favor large, established companies through unfair restrictions and fees

No Discrimination

  • Prohibits discrimination against drivers, parents, gun owners, or others solely based on their use of cannabis
  • Does not affect law enforcement’s ability to prosecute unsafe driving and negligent parenting

Reasonable Regulation

  • Allows adults to use cannabis freely, the way you can use other legal substances
  • Requires cannabis companies to follow the workplace and other regulations required in their industry (such as farms, bakeries, restaurants, and manufacturing)

Consumer Safety

  • Requires mandatory testing and labeling for commercial sales
  • Sets up restrictions and fines for selling to people under 21

You can read the full initiative text here https://goo.gl/oL4MoE

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